Tag: LoveOZYA

My Father’s Shadow: #LoveOzYA Review

My Father’s Shadow by Jannali Jones Genre: Thriller, #LoveOzYa Publication: August 1st, 2019 Publisher: Magabala Books Source: Review copy from publisher – Thank You Add to Goodreads Rating: ✵✵✵✵✵ Kaya is completing her Higher School Certificate when she is woken in the middle of… Continue Reading “My Father’s Shadow: #LoveOzYA Review”

It Sounded Better in My Head: #LoveOZYA Review

It Sounded Better in My Head by Nina Kenwood Genre: Contemporary #LoveOzYa Publication: August 6th, 2019 Publisher: Text Publishing Source: Review copy from publisher – Thank You Add to Goodreads Rating: ✵✵✵✵✵ When her parents announce their impending separation, Natalie can’t understand why no… Continue Reading “It Sounded Better in My Head: #LoveOZYA Review”

Helen Scheuerer: Author Q&A

Helen is a YA fantasy author from Sydney. You might know her as the author of THE OREMERE CHRONICLES, or as the founding editor at WRITERS EDIT. Please welcome Helen. Hindsight is a marvelous thing. Looking back now that the third book in your… Continue Reading “Helen Scheuerer: Author Q&A”

Rogue: #Loveozya Review

This fantastic #AusYABloggers and #macmillanaus tour that I’m taking part in is to celebrate the release of Rogue the second book in the Hive duology by A.J.Betts, but I read the books back to back. I finished the last page of Hive, made a… Continue Reading “Rogue: #Loveozya Review”

Devil’s Ballast: YA historical fiction review

Devil’s Ballast by Meg Caddy Genre: Young Adult, Historical Fiction Publication: May 7th, 2019 Publisher: Text Publishing Source: Review Copy from Publisher – Thanks Text 🖤 Add to Goodreads ANNE Bonny was eighteen when she ran away from her violent husband, James, into the… Continue Reading “Devil’s Ballast: YA historical fiction review”

Kindred: #AusQueerYA Review

Kindred: 12 Queer #LoveOzYA Stories, a #AusQueerYA anthology Genre: Young Adult, LGBT fiction, Short Stories Publication: June 1st 2019 Publisher: Walker Books Australia Source: #AusYABloggers #KindredStories tour Add to Goodreads Rating: ✵✵✵✵ What does it mean to be queer? What does it mean to… Continue Reading “Kindred: #AusQueerYA Review”

River Stone: #LoveOZYA Review

River Stone by Rachel Hennessy Genre: Dystopian #LoveOzYa Publication: May 1st 2019 Publisher: MidnightSun Publishing Source: Review copy from publisher – Thank You Add to Goodreads Rating: ✵ ✵ ✵ ✵ We are not special. We are just survivors. Pandora wants so much more… Continue Reading “River Stone: #LoveOZYA Review”

Michael Earp: Author Q&A

Michael is a Children’s and Young Adult bookseller and writer. He is the editor of the collection Kindred: A Queer #LoveOzYA Anthology which will be published by Walker Books Australia this coming June. And he also contributed the story ‘Meet and Greet’ to Underdog: #LoveOzYA… Continue Reading “Michael Earp: Author Q&A”

Vardaesia: #LoveOzYA Review

Vardaesia (The Medoran Chronicles #5) by Lynette Noni Genre: Fantasy YA Publication: February 18th 2019 Publisher: Pantera Press Source: Review copy from Pantera – Thank You Add to Goodreads Rating: ✵✵✵✵✵ “When Day and Night combine and fight against one Enemy, then Dark and Light shall meet mid-strike… Continue Reading “Vardaesia: #LoveOzYA Review”

Songs that sound like blood: Review & Playlist

Songs That Sound Like Blood by Jared Thomas Genre: Contemporary YA Publication: August 1st 2016 Publisher: Magabala Books Source: Own Purchase Add to Goodreads Rating: ✵ ✵ ✵ ✵ Roxy May Redding’s got music in her soul and songs in her blood. She lives in… Continue Reading “Songs that sound like blood: Review & Playlist”